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FZAK61 PAFC 060011
OFFAER

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
311 PM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST FOR THE GULF OF ALASKA WEST OF 144W

WIND FORECASTS REFLECT THE PREDOMINANT SPEED AND DIRECTION
EXPECTED. SEA FORECASTS REPRESENT AN AVERAGE OF THE HIGHEST
ONE-THIRD OF THE COMBINED WIND WAVE AND SWELL HEIGHT.

PKZ399-061415-
311 PM AKST THU MAR 5 2015
.SYNOPSIS FOR THE WESTERN GULF OF ALASKA...

A BROAD LOW OVER THE NORTHWEST GULF WILL DISSIPATE THU NIGHT.
A FRONT WILL ENTER THE WESTERN GULF FRI NIGHT AND TRACK TO THE
CENTRAL GULF SAT AFTERNOON.

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PKZ351-061415-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE NORTH OF 57N AND WEST OF 144W-
311 PM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

.TONIGHT...VARIABLE WIND 10 KT BECOMING SW 10 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.SUN THROUGH MON...NW WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 16 FT.
.TUE...NW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.

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PKZ352-061415-
GULF OF ALASKA OFFSHORE SOUTH OF 57N NORTH OF 55N AND WEST OF
144W-
311 PM AKST THU MAR 5 2015

.TONIGHT...W WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI...SW WIND 10 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WIND 10 KT INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 FT.
.SAT...SW WIND 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...W WIND 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.SUN THROUGH TUE...NW WIND 20 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 14 FT.

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